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Historias Cinematograficas (Firm)

Works: 11 works in 30 publications in 2 languages and 3,299 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films  Interviews  Biography 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Historias Cinematograficas (Firm)
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Argentine teacher lives in blissful ignorance of the evils perpetrated by her country's government. Over time, she begins to suspect that her adopted daughter may have been the child of a murdered political prisoner. When she attempts to unearth the truth, her investigation reveals levels of political corruption so abhorrent that the illusions of her past life are irrevocably shattered
XXY by Lucía Puenzo( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
XXY: "Alex is a 15-year-old teenager with a dark secret. Soon after her birth, her parents decide to leave Buenos Aires to settle in an isolated wooden house tucked away in the dunes of the Uruguayan shoreline. As Alex begins to explore her sexuality, her mother invites friends from Buenos Aires to come for a visit with their 16-year-old son Álvaro. Álvaro's father is a plastic surgeon who accepted the invitation because of his medical concern for Alex. The inevitable attraction between the teenagers forces both families to face their worst fears. As rumors begin to spread, the town's fascination with Alex becomes dangerous."--Container
Clandestine childhood ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juan lives in clandestinity. Just like his mum, his dad and his adored uncle Beto, outside his home he has another name. At school, Juan is known as Ernesto. And he meets María, who only has one name. Based on true facts, set in the Argentina of 1979, this film is "one about love"
The German doctor ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patagonia, 1960. A German doctor meets an Argentine family and follows them to a small town where the family will be starting a new life. The family welcomes the doctor into their home and entrusts their young daughter to his care, unaware that he is a notorious war criminal. At the same time, Israeli agents are desperately looking to bring "the German doctor" to justice
The fish child El niño pez ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lala, a teenager from the most exclusive suburban neighborhood in Argentina, is in love with Guayi, the family's 20-year-old maid. They hatch a plan to rob Lala's family to fund their dream of living together in Paraguay at the shores of Lake Ypoa. Unexpectedly, however, Guayi is arrested and put in a minors institute near Buenos Aires for a crime she committed long ago. Desperate to be with her girlfriend, Lala hatches a dangerous rescue plan to get her back
Infancia clandestina ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Argentina, 1979. After years of exile, 12-year-old Juan and his family return to Argentina under fake identities. Juan's parents are Montoneros guerillas who are being tracked down relentlessly by the Military Junta that rules the country. However, Juan's daily life is also full of warmth and humor."--Container
El nin̋o pez The fish child by Lucía Puenzo( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lala, a well-to-do teenage girl, and Ailín, the 20 year-old Paraguayan maid who works for Lala's family, are having a secret affair. They plan to run away with the money that they have been stealing little-by-little. When Lala's father is murdered, they both find that they have secrets that will come back to haunt them
La pu-- y la ballena The whore and the whale by Luis Puenzo( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A writer going though an emotional crisis decides to research the work of an Argentinean photographer. Uncovering a passionate love story between her subject and a prostitute, she unearths hidden feelings of her own. She travel to the Argentine Patagonia in her quest for answers
La historia oficial Historias cotidianas / INCAA, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales ; La Mano Producciones Audiovisuales ; Zafra Difusión S.A. ; un documental de Andrés Habegger ; dirección, Andrés Habegger ; producción, Carlos Varacca ; guión, Lucía Puenzo, Andrés Habegger. Botín de guerra / Zafra Difusión S.A., Argentina ; Tornasol Films S.A., España ; con Televisión Española y Arte presentan un film de David Blaustein ; dirigida por David Blaustein ; producida por David Blaustein, Gerardo Herrero y Mariela Besuievsky ; guión de Luisa Irene Ickowicz, David Blaustein ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[La historia oficial]: "A fictional look at a couple torn apart by the infamous Argentine campaign of killings and torture that sent thousands of accused terrorists to unmarked graves in the mid-and late-'70s. Alicia and Roberto adopted a little girl during this period of governmental terror in Argentina. Alicia has always wondered about the parents of their little girl, a topic her husband has forced her into forgetting as a condition of the adoption--he alone knows the full story."--Eleanor Mannikka, All Movie Guide
El médico Alemán Wakolda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The true story of an Argentine family who lived with Josef Mengele without knowing his true identity, and of a girl who fell in love with one of the biggest criminals of all time" -- IMDb
Wakolda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Patagonia, Argentina in 1960. Eva and Enzo and their children open a hotel in desolate Bariloche. Their first guest is a German doctor who seduces the family with his charm. The doctor is especially attracted to the daughter Lilith, who is 12 yeard-old. He is obsessed with her purity and perfection, which they later realize is a clue to the doctor's true identity-- he is the Nazi Josef Mengele, known for his human experimentation on prisoners during World War II
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Alternative Names
Historias Cinematograficas Cinemania
Spanish (28)
English (2)